Our Community Calendar is a resource we offer to all qualified nonprofits. Community Calendar events are highlighted live, on-air throughout the day on KCPW. Featured events are chosen at random. You will also find all current Community Calendar events listed here at kcpw.org.

PLEASE NOTE: Our Community Calendar now also has a physical home. Following the criteria listed below, bring professional materials (no handwritten signs please) promoting your event to the KCPW studios at 210 East 400 South, Suite 10. We’ll happily hang them in our window for all Library Square traffic to see.

To submit an event to the Community Calendar, the event must meet the following criteria:

  • The event must take place in Utah.
  • The organization promoting the event  must be a qualified 501 (c) (3) charity or political subdivision.
  • The event cannot promote a religious organization or individual.

If your event meets these criteria, click “Post Your Event” below. Include your contact information in case we have any questions. Otherwise, your event may not get published.

KCPW would like to encourage you to make the most of your post by adding a featured image and links to your organization.  Utilize the provided field boxes (i.e. location, ticket information) to display information as accurately and quickly as possible.  Please do not submit duplicate postings for the same event.

Please submit requests at least 10-14 days before your event – event listings read  on-air are chosen at random, at least two weeks prior to the event.

If you are posting a class or workshop that requires registration, list just the first instance in the date and time, and include the details for subsequent classes in the description.

 

May
26
Fri
Memorial Day Military Adoption Special @ Humane Society of Utah
May 26 – May 29 all-day
Memorial Day Military Adoption Special @ Humane Society of Utah | Murray | Utah | United States

This Memorial Day, the Humane Society of Utah is holding an amazing adoption special to honor those who have served our country in the armed forces. From Friday, May 26 through Mon-day, May 29, the Humane Society of Utah and 29 other shelters around the country have partnered with the Animals for Armed Forces Foundation. The mission of the Animals for Armed Forces Foundation is to save abandoned shelter animals by finding them safe and loving homes, and to thank the heroes of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families with the gift of a pet.

For these four days, the Foundation is generously covering 100% of adoption fees to military members and their immediate family. This fee-waived adoption special applies to active duty, reserve, and Veterans of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and National Guard. To receive the adoption discount, a photo ID and ONE of the following is required: military ID, dependent ID, DD-214 and Driver’s License, or NGB Form 22.

May
27
Sat
Eastern Book Cliffs Deep History @ Canyonlands Field Institute
May 27 – May 29 all-day
Eastern Book Cliffs Deep History @ Canyonlands Field Institute | Moab | Utah | United States

This is a comprehensive introduction to the geologic history, prehistoric and historic occupation, and current issues facing the Eastern Book Cliffs and Cisco desert region. We will see Archaic Barrier Canyon style, Fremont, and Ute rock art plus a lesser known inscription of French trapper, Denis Julien. This area was an important place for prehistoric and historic people to travel through and leave paintings and engravings on the cliff faces.

May
29
Mon
Go Grey in May 5K to End Brain Cancer @ Liberty Park
May 29 @ 10:00 am
Go Grey in May 5K to End Brain Cancer @ Liberty Park |  |  |

Utah’s 8th Annual Go Grey in May 5k Walk/Run/Roll to
End Brain Cancer
Hosted by Utah Brain Tumor Alliance and Musella Foundation For Brain Tumor Research and Information

When: Memorial Day Monday, May 30, 2016
Where: Liberty Park, meet at corner of 1300 S. 700 E.
Registration: 9:00 AM
Race begins: 10:00 AM

Cost: $30/Adults
$35/Adults Day-of Race

$15/ Children 8-18
7 and Under are free

Register online at: www.walktoendbraintumors.org

Chipped timing! Get qualifying time for other races!
Prize Drawing! Face Painting, Balloon Animals and more
Fun for the whole family!
Dogs welcome!
Be part of our Wall of Hope and Remembrance and tell us why you race
All proceeds go directly to research and patient assistance

Every hour 35 people will receive a diagnosis of a brain tumor. Cancer affects everyone; therefore it is imperative that we fund research to find a cure.
Please join us in this fight against brain cancer!

Like us on Facebook: Utah-Go-Grey-in-May-5k-to-End-Brain-Cancer
Twitter: @UTGoGreyinMay5k

May
30
Tue
Résumé and Cover Letter Writing Workshop @ Marmalade Branch Library
May 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Résumé and Cover Letter Writing Workshop @ Marmalade Branch Library |  |  |

Learn how to write a winning résumé and cover letter for your job search with experts from the SLCC Community Writing Center. CWC writing coaches will teach you the do’s and dont’s on drafting these important documents. Cost: Free. No registration required.

Fiction Writing Workshops @ Day-Riverside Branch Library
May 30 @ 8:00 pm
Fiction Writing Workshops @ Day-Riverside Branch Library  | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Explore fiction writing with experts from the SLCC Community Writing Center. Attendees will learn about the basics of writing and will be able to work on their own pieces of writing in a collaborative environment. Participants are encouraged to bring writing samples. Light refreshments will be provided.

May
31
Wed
Brain Savers Summit @ Viridian Event Center
May 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Brain Savers Summit @ Viridian Event Center | West Jordan | Utah | United States

In celebration of National Senior Health and Fitness Day, Salt Lake County Aging and Adult Services and Optumcare are hosting a free Brain Savers Summit at the Viridian Event Center in West Jordan. Come learn about ways you can keep your brain healthy as you age. Classes and activities including healthy cooking, exercise, brain gym activities, drum bus, educational speakers.

Jun
1
Thu
Craft Lake City presents: Cake Decorating Workshop with Megan Whittaker of Noisette @ west elm
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm
Craft Lake City presents: Cake Decorating Workshop with Megan Whittaker of Noisette @ west elm  |  |  |

Cake decorating with Megan Whittaker of Noisette is one of our favorite workshops. Whittaker, a DIY Festival and West Elm Workshop series alum, started Noisette in 2011 after graduating from culinary school. Since then she has worked to supply Salt Lake City with delicious delicacies and sweet treats. Participants will learn the basics of how to crumb coat and frost a cake as well as piping bag techniques.

Oriented @ First Unitarian Church of Salt Lake City
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Oriented @ First Unitarian Church of Salt Lake City | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

“Oriented” is a feature documentary that follows the lives of three gay Palestinian friends confronting their national and sexual identity in Tel Aviv. Determined to “change their reality,” the three best friends form a group called “Qambuta”, a non-violent, cultural resistance movement fighting for gender and national equality. Through their activism, they address what it means to grow up with the burden of a multi-faceted identity.

Beauty and the Beast – live musical @ Egyptian Theatre
Jun 1 @ 7:30 pm
Beauty and the Beast - live musical @ Egyptian Theatre | Park City | Utah | United States

Beauty and the Beast – live musical!
Be our guest! You’ll be swept into the romantic fairy tale of the Beast who could only be saved by love. All of your favorite characters and music, as well as Broadway’s soaring new songs from Alan Menken and Tim Rice.

Not the Movie! Live Theatre Presented by the Ziegfeld Theatre – reduced pricing Thursdays.

7:30pm start Thursday-Saturday. Early 6pm start on Sundays.

House Seating $24 Adults, $19 Youth 12 & Under / Preferred Front of House $30 / Cabaret Seats $40.
With $5 off reduced pricing for Thursday performances.

Tickets go up $5 half an hour before show time. All ticket sales final.
Ticket exchanges can be made for a different date for the same show only and are based on availability and $5 per ticket exchange fee.

Reserve tickets at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371

Jun
2
Fri
2017 Summer Reading Challenge Kick Off Party @ the County Library's Viridian Event Center
Jun 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2017 Summer Reading Challenge Kick Off Party @ the County Library's Viridian Event Center |  |  |

Build a Better World at our annual Summer Reading Challenge Kick Off Party!

Attractions include: performers, face painting, live shows, exhibits and booths, a movie and more!

At dusk (between 8:45-9 pm), the CIty of West Jordan is screening “Moana” in the park just outside. Bring your blankets and a picnic for a full evening of entertainment.

For more information: slcolibrary.org/summer

Beauty and the Beast – live musical @ Egyptian Theatre
Jun 2 @ 7:30 pm
Beauty and the Beast - live musical @ Egyptian Theatre | Park City | Utah | United States

Beauty and the Beast – live musical!
Be our guest! You’ll be swept into the romantic fairy tale of the Beast who could only be saved by love. All of your favorite characters and music, as well as Broadway’s soaring new songs from Alan Menken and Tim Rice.

Not the Movie! Live Theatre Presented by the Ziegfeld Theatre – reduced pricing Thursdays.

7:30pm start Thursday-Saturday. Early 6pm start on Sundays.

House Seating $24 Adults, $19 Youth 12 & Under / Preferred Front of House $30 / Cabaret Seats $40.
With $5 off reduced pricing for Thursday performances.

Tickets go up $5 half an hour before show time. All ticket sales final.
Ticket exchanges can be made for a different date for the same show only and are based on availability and $5 per ticket exchange fee.

Reserve tickets at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371

Jun
3
Sat
Humane Society of Utah at the Pride Parade and Festival @ Downtown Salt Lake City
Jun 3 – Jun 4 all-day
Humane Society of Utah at the Pride Parade and Festival @ Downtown Salt Lake City  |  |  |

Join the Humane Society of Utah at the Annual Pride Parade and Festival June 3rd and 4th! Beginning June 3rd we will have a vendor booth with awesome merchandise and information about HSU, make sure to stop by and say HI! On June 4th keep your eyes out for us in the annual Pride Parade! We hope to see you all there!

Dinosaur Tracks Paleontology @ Canyonlands Field Institute
Jun 3 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Dinosaur Tracks Paleontology @ Canyonlands Field Institute | Moab | Utah | United States

On this day-long tour from the heart of Moab, Utah, we will visit the best of the best dinosaur tracks in the red rock canyon country of eastern Utah. We will visit some of the most spectacular of Moab’s many dinosaur footprint sites of the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods, seeing tracks left by carnivorous and herbivorous giants on ancient lakeshores, river sandbars and in inter-dune oases! Bring a camera and be prepared to walk where dinosaurs roamed millions of years ago, all amid the spectacular scenery of eastern Utah.

Utah Lake Festival @ Utah Lake State Park
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Utah Lake Festival @ Utah Lake State Park | Provo | Utah | United States

Experience all that Utah Lake has to offer at the 12th annual Utah Lake Festival. Come out and take a walk through a giant 40-foot fish, play in the sand, enjoy delicious food from some of Utah’s best food trucks, get out on the water, and enjoy a variety of crafts, games, and activities for the whole family.

-Collect stamps on your Utah Lake Fest punch card to earn a prize
-Learn about lake ecology as you walk thru a giant 40-foot fish art installation
-Games and activities for kids
-Boat show and sailboat regatta
-Hay rides
-Free fishing for kids 11 and under
-Educational booths
-Boat rides
-Free paddle board rentals and lessons
-Kayak, canoe, paddleboat and motorboat rentals
-Awesome food trucks roundup: CupBob, Good Grindz, The Penguin Brothers, Soda Bus, Kona Ice and Ernie’s Sports Deli

Writing for Change: Social Media @ City Library (4th Floor - Conference Room)
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Writing for Change: Social Media @ City Library (4th Floor - Conference Room) |  |  |

Social media (like Facebook and Twitter, to name a couple) are one of the most common means to spread ideas and information in our world. While social media offers great tools for exchanging ideas and opinions, it can also create conflict and problems. In this workshop, you will learn how to best structure your social media posts to engage and persuade in a positive and productive way. Bring an internet capable device or use one of ours so we can create posts during the workshop.